African Plant Database

Avicennia marina (Forssk.) Vierh.
Family : Avicenniaceae
Protologue : Denkschr. Kaiserl. Akad. Wiss., Wien. Math.-Naturwiss. Kl. 71: 435 (1907)
Information on the genus : Avicennia
Basionym : Sceura marina Forssk.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Sceura marina Forssk.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Avicennia officinalis auct. sensu Baker, non L.Afr., non L.
=Avicennia officinalis f. flaviflora Kuntze p.p.
=Avicennia officinalis f. tomentosa Kuntze p.p.
=Avicennia tomentosa var. arabica Walp.
=Avicennia officinalis Schau.
=*Avicennia tomentosa Sieber (1844) non Jaqc.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Tree- Ht 2 - 15 m. Alt: 0 - 50 m. Distribution: EC, KN
Biol./Eco : Shrub, Tree; Humid, Subhumid, Dry, Subarid; Mangrove; 0-499 m; distribution: Comoros, Mascarenes, Africa, Asia, New World,

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 3: 5 (2002).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
carte afrique num 48253
Record n°48253
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